Michael Hewson

Chief Market Analyst, CMC Markets (UK)


Michael Hewson

Michael is Chief Market Analyst at CMC Markets, based in London. He holds over 20 years' experience trading the markets, and specialises in technical analysis. Respected for his candid and direct market commentary, Michael is a regular face on both financial and mainstream TV; appearing regularly on Bloomberg, CNBC, BBC, CNN, Fox Business and several outlets in the UK, North America and the Middle East.

Michael's background is in foreign exchange trading. Before joining CMC Markets, he spent over 12 years working with market data, delivering education and support functions to diverse audiences – from experienced traders and private investors, to corporate and retail clients.

Michael has delivered seminars on trading and technical analysis at the World Money Show, London Business School and London Stock Exchange. He holds an MSTA from the UK Society of Technical Analysts (STA) and also a CFTe from the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA). Michael also won the 2013 Dow Jones FX Frenzy Global Championship, which included traders and strategists from across the Americas, Asia and Europe.